I thought I'd focus on the artwork today. There are historical photographs used throughout the work, but also original art. The original art is by Jade, from Steam Power Studios. I've had the privilege of having Jade's artwork adorn several of my book covers. She's amazing. I've hyperlinked above, so you can go and see … Continue reading The War of the Worlds – In Real Time #8
War of the Worlds in Real time
The War of the Worlds – In Real time #4
Character Number 2! Breaker Morant In our history ‘The Breaker’ Harbord Morant, popularly known as Breaker Morant, was an Anglo-Australian drover, horseman, bush poet, military officer, and war criminal who was convicted and executed for murdering six prisoners-of-war and three captured civilians in two separate incidents during the Second Anglo-Boer War. In Ken’s imaginative retelling, … Continue reading The War of the Worlds – In Real time #4
The War of the Worlds – In Real Time #3
If you've been following along, you now know who the writers of this story are. But of course, the real question is: Who are the characters? Antoinette Louise Clark Antoinette (Toni to her friends), or as we now know her, Dame Antoinette Louise Clark, GCVO, was a contemporary of the brother of the renowned HG … Continue reading The War of the Worlds – In Real Time #3
Coming Up In June!
For something completely different, check out The War of the Worlds - In Real Time, which is a collaborative project I'm involved in. 126 years ago, humanity faced the greatest threat to its existence with the Martian invasion. Recreated through the diaries, newspapers, and photographs of the time, and with the assistance of H.G. Wells’ … Continue reading Coming Up In June!